Born in Carimate in1968, Carlo Colombo studied architecture at the Politecnico di Milano and graduated in 1993. Working as a designer and consultant since 1993, in 1995, he began working on social buildings and private houses. In 1996 he returned to academia part time, working as an assistant at the Politecnico di Milano and working with students in the faculty of architecture. He travels widely, recently taking in Italy, Israel, Greece, Portugal, Slovenia, Ukraine, Australia, Russia, England, Brazil and China. He projected many important buildings, such as residential villas in Lugano, Como, Venice, in Brianza and outside Milan. His work includes retail showrooms, houses, offices, restaurants and furniture. for clients including Poliform and Flexform.